Finance Specialist

Job categories Finance
Vacancy code VA/2021/B5010/22922
Level ICS-10
Department/office ECR, AUMCO, Austria
Duty station Vienna, Austria
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-2
Duration Open-ended, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance.
Application period 18-Nov-2021 to 02-Dec-2021

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

This vacancy is closed.

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The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful implementation of its partners' peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world.  UNOPS supports partners to build a better future by providing services that increase the efficiency, effectiveness and sustainability of peace building, humanitarian and development projects.  Mandated as a central resource of the United Nations, UNOPS provides sustainable project management, procurement and infrastructure services to a wide range of governments, donors and United Nations organizations. 

The Austria Multi-Country Office (AUMCO) was set up in August 2019 as a part of the UNOPS Europe & Central Asia Region (ECR). Specifically, AUMCO aims to enable achievement of Agenda 2030 and the Paris Agreement through global programmes and tailored interventions in the Balkans, South Caucasus, and Central Asia, focused on:

●      Infrastructure

●      Procurement

●      Project Management (full service, back on track)

●      HR and Transactional Services

●      Grant Management

●      Technical and Advisory Services

Under the direct supervision of the MCO Head of Support Services, the Finance Specialist acts as a resource and an advisor to Senior Management on all aspects of financial management and operations. This includes strategic financial resources management, within UNOPS rules and regulations. S/he leads the financial management operation, ensuring financial integrity of the MCO’s programmes/projects operations, consistent delivery of efficient and effective financial management services to the client office. Leading and guiding the MCO Finance Team, s/he fosters collaboration within the team, with programme staff and with other stakeholders with a client-oriented approach. The incumbent provides solutions to a wide spectrum of complex financial management issues, maintains oversight over the financial management of projects and promotes a collaborative, client-oriented approach.

1. Implementation of operational and financial management strategies Ensures the...

Education: - A Master's Degree or equivalent in Finance, Management, Business Ad...

Contract type: Local Individual Contract Agreement Contract level: ICSC-10 ...

Develops and implements sustainable business strategies, thinks long term and ex...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications ...
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